[Humanist] 26.393 job at Arizona State

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                 Humanist Discussion Group, Vol. 26, No. 393.
            Department of Digital Humanities, King's College London
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        Date: Wed, 17 Oct 2012 18:51:59 +0000
        From: Kathleen Renshaw <krenshaw at asu.edu>
        Subject: Announcement of Vacancy - Assistant Professor Digital Humanities at Arizona State University

Assistant Professor (Digital Humanities)
Arizona State University
Tenured, tenure track
Application Deadline: December 3, 2012


The Faculty of Languages & Cultures in the School of Letters and Sciences on
the Downtown Phoenix campus of Arizona State University seeks a tenure-track
assistant professor with a specialty in digital humanities.

This tenure track position will assume the following distribution of effort
during the tenure probationary period: 40% research and creative activity
(significant research in area of specialty), 40% teaching (normal teaching
load is four classes per year), and 20% service (appropriate to rank).


The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in a humanities field (e.g.,
English, Philosophy, History, Cultural Studies, Rhetoric, or
interdisciplinary humanities) by time of hire; recognized body of
scholarship appropriate to rank in digital humanities or related field;
college-level teaching experience and mentoring appropriate to rank; a
commitment to working in multicultural settings; a commitment to
interdisciplinary scholarship and evidence of department, college, community
and/or professional service appropriate to rank.


Experience with online teaching and learning in humanities areas; commitment
to developing and sharing knowledge about digital humanities pedagogy;
demonstrated commitment to community engagement, place­based inquiry, and
use­inspired research consistent with mission of a New American


Monday, December 3, 2012, if not filled, weekly Monday thereafter until
search is closed.


A complete application must include a cover letter outlining relevant
qualifications, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, two
samples of relevant research-based writing, and three letters of
recommendation. Please send these as one electronic file to Kelli Collins
(Kelli.M.Collins at asu.edu); indicate the position (Assistant
Professor-Digital Humanities, AV #10254) in the subject line.  DO NOT send
your application letter, vita, names of references, etc., separately. We
will not accept incomplete applications.


Academic year contract, 8/16/13-5/15/14.  Salary contingent upon
qualifications and assigned teaching load.  Background check required prior
to employment.   

ASU is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer committed
to excellence through diversity.  Women and members of underrepresented
groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

[source: http://chronicle.com/jobs/0000750482-01/]

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